Kanopy Streaming Video New! Library Card Required.

Kanopy has thousands of movies and documentaries that you can stream on any device.

  • You can watch 10 films per month, with play credits resetting on the 1st of each month.
  • After clicking “Play,” you have 3 days to watch the film.
  • Loading and playing 4+ seconds of a film counts as a play credit.

You can sign up on the Kanopy app, or get started on the Kanopy site:

  1. Go to the FCLS Kanopy catalog and create an account by clicking on the orange Sign up button.
  2. Go to your email account to verify your email address.
  3. Add your library card number and password.
  4. Start watching videos.

Kanopy includes acclaimed movies and documentaries on-demand from award-winning filmmakers. Browse the collections of top film-festival favorites, classic films, world cinema and popular movies.

Top Ten Films Watched on Kanopy in 2021 by FCLS patrons:

1. What We Do In the Shadows (2014 Independent Film)

2. Maurice (1987 James Ivory Film)

3. Parasite (2019 Korean Film)

4. The Witch (2016 Independent Film)

5. Inherent Vice (2014 Paul Thomas Anderson Film)

6. 9 Songs [Uncut] (2004 UK Film)

7. Staged (2020 UK Comedy Series)

8. Beyond The Lights (2014 Independent Film)

9. Hereditary (2018 Independent Film)

10. Seven Samurai (1954 Akira Kurosawa Film)